Agrostophyllum edanoanum Ormerod 2014 SECTION Agrostophyllum Drawing by Paul Ormerod and The Taiwania Website

Common Name or Meaning Edano's Agrostophyllum [Collector of type species 1900's]

Flower Size

Found in the Philippines on forested slopes at elevations around 1150 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with a subterete basally, compressed above, upper 3/4's leafy above stem carrying oblong-ligulate, obtuse to slightly unequall obtusely bilobed apically leaves that blooms in the fall on an erect, terminal, subglobose, to .48" [1.2 cm] long, capitulum composed of many sheaths and bracts, several flowered inflorescence carrying white flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Taiwania, 59(4): 331? 339 Ormerod 2014 drawing fide